Author Archives: Jennie Williams

TAI Apprenticeship Program Information Sessions

This week, there will be three opportunities to attend free information sessions about the new TAI Apprenticeship Program. Starting in September 2017, up to six master artists will be selected to receive a $3,000 honorarium to teach their traditional art to an … Continue reading

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Clifty Falls State Park Event

On Saturday, July 9th, TAI set up tents and tables to spend the day at Clifty Falls State Park in Madison. Eight artists and craftspeople practiced demonstrations for visiting campers while the traveling TAI exhibit stood nearby at the entrance, welcoming guests … Continue reading

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Clifty Falls State Park Event this Weekend!

Come on out to Clifty Falls State Park to see Traditional Arts Indiana artists conducting demonstrations of their crafts! Our traveling exhibit, “Indiana Folk Arts: 200 Years of Tradition and Innovation,” will also be featured. Saturday, July 9th, 10:00 AM – … Continue reading

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TAI at Taste of Tippecanoe

From the morning and into the night on Saturday June 18th, TAI’s traveling exhibit along with several artists captivated audiences at Lafayette’s Taste of Tippecanoe! Featured artists included John Bundy, Jan Boettcher, Greg Adams, John Bennett, Jannie Wyatt and the Sisters of … Continue reading

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Upcoming Events this Weekend!

Taste of Tippecanoe Saturday, June 18th, from 4PM to 9PM Artists will be doing demonstrations in the Riehle Plaza downtown (N. 2nd St., Lafayette, IN 47901). Participating artists include: John Bennett, blacksmithing Jan Boettcher, rosemaling Viki Graber, willow basketry Greg … Continue reading

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Arts in the Park at McCormick’s Creek

This past Saturday, TAI attended the Arts in the Park Festival hosted at McCormick’s Creek State Park. The festival featured local artists and live musical performances throughout the day from 10AM to 5PM. TAI was well represented with its full … Continue reading

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Upcoming Event at McCormick’s Creek

We welcome you to join Traditional Arts Indiana this upcoming Saturday, June 11th at the Arts in the Park Festival! The festival will be held at the Nature Center at McCormick’s Creek State Park from 10:00AM – 5:00 PM. The … Continue reading

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Reflections on O’Bannon Woods

“Remember, the artists always arrive early to these events for set-up” is Jon Kay’s handy advice for folklorists. With this reminder ringing in our heads like an alarm clock, Maria Zeringue and I hit the road at 6:30 AM on … Continue reading

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